Class 8 truck orders

June truck orders stay strong

| July 14, 2011

North American Class 8 truck orders are projected at 21,200 units, the 8th straight month above 20,000.


Overdrive Staff | July 01, 2011

Owner-operator pay to rise, researcher trashes hour studies, Shell selects SuperRigs trucks, groups push for safer trucks and many more industry news items are featured.

Class 8 truck orders fall in May

| June 06, 2011

Despite the decline, orders were still 85 percent higher than prior-year levels, FTR Associates and ACT Research reported.


Overdrive Staff | June 02, 2011

Hours comment deadline extended, lawmakers protest cross-border plan, bill would allow truck safety tax credit, FMCSA issues CDL amendments and other industry news items are featured.

ACT: Truck, trailer backlogs soar

| May 27, 2011

The North American Class 8 truck order backlog has risen to more than 126,000 units, a 55-month high.

FTR: Class 8 orders rise again in April

| May 09, 2011

Class 8 truck total net orders for all major North American OEMs increased 32 percent over March.

Class 8 truck orders surge in April

| May 04, 2011

Net orders for North American markets climbed to 38,200 units in April, a 158 percent increase from a year earlier, ACT Research said.

Truck orders surge in March over year

| April 05, 2011

Net orders in March represented the largest monthly order intake since May 2006, ACT Research said.

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